The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostGIS
Rank 900 917 882
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -35
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 15 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.036% 0.033% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 9
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £60,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £32,203
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +55.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41166 45562 43375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.56% 38.91% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 35150 38728 37532
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostGIS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Histogram in the UK

PostGIS
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +33 13 £57,500 +15.00% 3
London +33 5 £62,500 +4.16%
South West -14 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hampshire +6 3 £57,500 +76.92% 1
South East +5 3 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Bristol -10 2 £48,750 -2.50%
Somerset - 2 £50,000 - 1
Stirling - 2 £36,500 -
Scotland - 2 £36,500 -
Wells - 1 £55,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Bath - 1 £45,000 -

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PostGIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PostGIS.

1 27 (90.00%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) Python
3 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (53.33%) GIS
5 15 (50.00%) Open Source
6 14 (46.67%) PHP
7 13 (43.33%) Linux
8 12 (40.00%) Web Services
8 12 (40.00%) HTML
8 12 (40.00%) Java
8 12 (40.00%) CSS
8 12 (40.00%) Degree
9 11 (36.67%) nginx
9 11 (36.67%) HTML5
9 11 (36.67%) jQuery
9 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
9 11 (36.67%) CSS3
9 11 (36.67%) Vagrant
10 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
10 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 10 (33.33%) TDD
10 10 (33.33%) .NET
11 9 (30.00%) Ajax
11 9 (30.00%) Django
11 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (26.67%) RESTful
12 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
12 8 (26.67%) Elasticsearch

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PostGIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PostGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (36.67%) nginx
2 8 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (23.33%) ArcGIS
4 5 (16.67%) ArcSDE
4 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 5 (16.67%) Node.js
4 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 5 (16.67%) JBoss
4 5 (16.67%) Apache
4 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Heroku
3 2 (6.67%) SaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (90.00%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.67%) Big Data
3 5 (16.67%) Pentaho
3 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (13.33%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 5 (16.67%) Gradle
4 5 (16.67%) Mockito
4 5 (16.67%) JUnit
4 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 5 (16.67%) Maven
4 5 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (16.67%) TestNG
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Law
2 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) GIS Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Open Source Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Django Developer
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Python/Django Developer
5 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Python Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Senior GIS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) HTML
1 12 (40.00%) CSS
1 12 (40.00%) Web Services
2 11 (36.67%) jQuery
2 11 (36.67%) HTML5
2 11 (36.67%) CSS3
3 10 (33.33%) .NET
4 9 (30.00%) Ajax
4 9 (30.00%) Django
5 8 (26.67%) SOAP
5 8 (26.67%) RESTful
5 8 (26.67%) JSON
5 8 (26.67%) XML
6 6 (20.00%) Java EE
6 6 (20.00%) Middleware
6 6 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (16.67%) Dojo
7 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 5 (16.67%) Spring
7 5 (16.67%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) GIS
2 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
4 6 (20.00%) Social Network
4 6 (20.00%) Social Media
5 5 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 5 (16.67%) User Experience
6 2 (6.67%) iPad
6 2 (6.67%) Physics
6 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) Open Source
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
3 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (26.67%) DevOps
4 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (16.67%) MVC
6 5 (16.67%) OO
6 5 (16.67%) RUP
6 5 (16.67%) DSDM
6 5 (16.67%) Data Management
6 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.67%) MapReduce
7 4 (13.33%) OO PHP
8 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
8 3 (10.00%) Coaching
9 2 (6.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Python
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (46.67%) PHP
4 12 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) Ruby
6 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (16.67%) Perl
7 3 (10.00%) C#
8 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Varnish
2 5 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Vagrant
2 7 (23.33%) Ansible
3 6 (20.00%) Puppet
3 6 (20.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) ESRI
3 6 (20.00%) Mapinfo
4 5 (16.67%) Talend
5 3 (10.00%) Zend
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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